05.01.2016 | 23 Nisan, 5776
Former Houthi leader to arrive in Israel to help Yemen-born Israelis visit their homeland
Lebanese journalist: 'Aleppo would have been safe like the Golan were it annexed by Israel'
Mamma Mia! PLO 'outraged' over Eurovision ban on Palestinian flag
VIDEO: Islamic Jihad shows off newest weapon in war against Israel
Rivlin: Any new pardon request for jailed former president Katsav will be reviewed
Renewed drilling finds NIS 1.2 billion of oil near Dead Sea
Gang releases kidnapped Israeli medical students in Turkey
Body of missing Israeli found in forest in Hungary, suspected murder
Report: Germany rethinks its policy of automatic support for Israel
Herzog pens letter to Corbyn, urges Labor delegation to visit Yad Vashem
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
Battle against demotion continues to heat up
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sanctifying the Mount
Time for an Israeli strategy for the next American administration
Terra Incognita: Time to liberate the world from international law
Letters to the Editor: May 1, 2016
An unlikely trio: Israel, Hamas and Egypt reportedly form alliance to fight ISIS in Sinai
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
The buzz in Gaza: Bee sting therapy
On Macedonia border, Syrian migrants hope for open door
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
US Holocaust museum: Iranian gov't authorities back Holocaust cartoon event
Ex-London mayor: My Hitler-backed-Zionism comments echoed Netanyahu
Giant Austrian bank shuts down BDS account
NYU Graduate Student Union members appeal pro-BDS resolution
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Portland chef at home in the Israeli kitchen
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Today is Gadi's day: The Price of Freedom
There's something about Mary
Putting the Blame Where it Belongs
More confusion than clarity
State reportedly fears students could potentially attempt to carry out attacks from the school on security forces stationed at the Sheikh Jarrah base.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The prime minister says the struggle against terrorism will take time but that Israel is fighting hard.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
No Israelis were injured in the incident.
In a video released by Israel Police, the policewoman said she saw people running. Her identity was concealed in the video.
The incident occurred near a junction adjacent to the West Bank village of Abu Dis, which lies on the outskirts of the Israeli capital.
As a thousand more border police officers are deployed in Jerusalem, those patrolling the dangerous streets amid a wave of terror balance restraint with a firm response.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In terms of terrorist attacks, Sau noted that most of the assaults have been carried out by lone wolves against ultra-Orthodox Jews and police officers.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Prime Minister's Office issued a statement on Saturday saying that it had authorized the deployment of an additional 16 companies of Border Police reservists.
By HERB KEINON
The Border Policeman returned to the scene of the incident: "I felt a blow to my shoulder, I turned around and pushed the terrorist away from me."
By MAARIV ONLINE
During initial investigations, 17-year-old suspect admits that he had intended to carry out a stabbing attack.
The violence in Shuafat refugee camp comes one day after a large protest over sanitation conditions.
Venomous serpent found bound to cement barrier used for riot control forces to take shelter.
The explosive was found during a routine check of an Border Police guard station; "We are aware of attempts by terrorists to hurt security forces and that is why we perform checks like this."
Security forces at West Bank checkpoint uncover a number of pipe bombs in possession of the suspects.
The suspect's vehicle lost control and crashed into an electric pole.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Military sources had previously denied that live fire was used to control May rioting.
By BEN HARTMAN
The officer recounts moment terrorist "noticed us," and "ran towards us," as he describes unfolding of attack.
Dozens of Palestinians throw firebombs, rocks at Border Police officers in Shuafat following Wednesday's attack in capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Currently, Palestinian workers are checked only when going into Israel, but not when coming back, which security sources said increases the chances for terrorist attacks.
According to authorities, the arrest took place near the Palestinian village of Beit Jala.
PM addresses soldiers, border policemen who thwarted terrorist attacks; says Israel "prays for peace," but continues to strengthen security forces.
According to the Border Police, the Palestinian, who is in his twenties, climbed a section of the separation fence in the area of Jerusalem.
Officers lightly-to-moderately hurt; just one of a number of minor violent incidents in the West Bank.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Retaliation for IAF strikes had been planned for last week, leaders veto move; Hamas re-deploys rocket prevention force on border.
By YASSER OKBI
Paramedics evacuated the suspect in moderate to serious condition to the Sha'arei Tzedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.
By yaakov lappin
Driver eludes guards' gunfire, currently at large near capital; security forces searching area for suspects.
Firebomb destroys Israeli vehicle near Bethlehem: Two civilians wounded
By REUTERS, YAAKOV LAPPIN
Car found abandoned as security forces sweep the area.
Report: Woman in her twenties planned to commit stabbing attack; police catch her in routine security check.
Security forces fire tear gas, rounds in response to clashes that leave 4 settlers detained, border policeman injured from rock throwing.
Palestinians throw stones, lightly wounding five Israelis near Beit Omar; Border Police report 6 different clashes with Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF AND BEN HARTMAN
The West Bank site of a terror attack in which an Israeli was stabbed to death has been witness to many deadly or near-deadly skirmishes.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Eight months ago, Border Police set up a women-only unit, meeting the demands of the women serving in the organization.
By TAL ARIEL AMIR
Israel's Border Police display methods for undercover fighting, camouflage techniques, and counter-terrorism to a Jewish group.
By HADAS PARUSH
Border police commander at Tomb of the Patriarchs talks about delicate task of patrolling "powder keg" site.
Officers accused of being involved in abusing and severely assaulting two fellow patrolmen who had just finished their basic training.
Albert was tasered, dragged across the floor by Border Police; protest is backed by Knesset members from the Bayit Yehudi party.
MK Hoffman calls bill shameful, Gal-On says similar laws passed by Putin, Likud's Akunis calls it "most democratic, just bill ever."
By LAHAV HARKOV
NGO accuses Border Patrol officers of using Palestinian teen as a human shield in east Jerusalem.
Clashes break out for second day as Palestinians attempt to tend to lands under IDF protection near West Bank outpost.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF, BEN HARTMAN
Two officers lightly hurt, 4 Israelis arrested during clashes outside West Bank outpost near Shiloh; incident sparked by land dispute.
Evacuation follows a deal that saw hundreds of youth activists peacefully depart the illegal outpost in the West Bank.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, TOVAH LAZAROFF, BEN HARTMAN
After clashes with security forces, prevention of evacuation of W. Bank outpost, settlers voluntarily leave after Sabbath.
By BEN HARTMAN AND JPOST.COM STAFF
Lors d’une altercation entre des manifestants palestiniens et la police des frontières israélienne, Ziad Abou Ein, dirigeant de l'OLP, a succombé à une crise cardiaque
By RUTHIE BLUM
Des hommes de terrain risquent leur vie pour sécuriser la frontière sud d’Israël et lutter contre toutes les menaces.
By YAACOV LAPIN
The station reached out to Ivgy’s attorney for a response but said he refused.
The lower court had ruled out murder in light of the provocation, but had convicted Somech of manslaughter and a heavy 14-year prison sentence.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
19-year-old Hadar Cohen's partner, Ravit Mirilashvili who was wounded at the scene Wednesday left hospital to attend funeral.
By MOSHE COHEN - MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
Jakubowicz, who joined the Border Police force last year, is survived by his parents, brother and two sisters.
A series of exercises held in Jerusalem check readiness of security forces in the area.
The explosives, including fireworks and pyrotechnics were found during inspection of house in the neighborhood of Jebl Mukaber.
The Palestinians were crammed into two vans that were driving along the highway in central Israel.
180 teams comprised of the best snipers in the IDF and Border Police take part in contest.
Border police discovered a dismantled M-16 hidden in a refrigerator along with a cache of bullets.
21-year-old Sami al-Ajar died of gunshot wound sustained during clash with police.
Shin Bet: Jerusalem resident Musa Ajlouni, 21, confessed to attack, saying he wanted to kill police officers
The men in uniform were surprised by the spontaneous visit, and received the president with unbridled joy and affection.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The charge is one of the most serious in recent memory against a soldier or border policeman for the killing of a Palestinian while acting in the line of duty, and could lead to serious jail time.
No arrests have been made yet following the clashes, as police continue to collect evidence.
More than a thousand people attended the funeral in Beit Jann on Thursday of Supt. Jidan Assad, the 38-year-old officer who was killed in Wednesday’s driving terrorist attack.
Deadly car attack on capital's light rail claims the life of officer Jidan Assad, 38, who is also survived by his toddler son, parents and four siblings.
3 suspects suspected of approaching an as yet unidentified construction site, handcuffing the workers at gun point and stealing their money and property.
The ceremony comes a month after the unit arrested Hamas commander Hussam Qawasme, who organized the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June, according the Shin Bet.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
In life-and-death situations it’s good when our reactions are automatic, but less so when it’s because things feel so banal and mundane.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
"The Turkish government still refrains from taking a clear position on the Islamic State," says opposition official.
Footage shows how officer manages to stop the vehicle at gunpoint before a search finds back seat rigged with explosives.
Officers find pipe bombs, gas canisters, explosives, and a detonator inside suspect's car.
Roadside bomb near border marks third attack on Shi'ite group.
Police respond saying they are focusing solely on search efforts; cannot confirm or deny any accusations due to the large amount of information surrounding the case at the moment.
“Criminality is in their DNA. Even when they are legit these guys can never be totally legit,” senior police intelligence officer says.
Residents of West Bank settlement throw stones at police investigating torching of mosque.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud Minister Danon on latest incident in Yitzhar: Violence against security forces only hurts the settlements.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
"There were a lot of elements to his story that simply didn’t make sense," says police spokesman.
Driver says he accidentally hit Border Policemen near West Bank village when he stepped on acceleration instead of brakes.
In comparison to 2012, 2013 showed a 14.5% drop in the number of cattle- and sheep-stealing incidents, the police said.
By SHARON UDASIN
Border Police were scanning the area near the Yarkon cemetery in Petah Tikva in search of illegal Palestinian workers.
State says it's only obligated to provide "relevant" information about restraining order against settler, not use of taser gun.
Victims identified as Natan, Yamit Jorno; police suspect financial dispute behind slaying by disgruntled security guard.
MK also calls on police to issue detailed statistics on crimes committed by illegal migrants.
Victims in their 20s escape without serious injury after Arab-Israeli assailants attack vehicle; police investigating the incident.
"Price Tag" graffiti scrawled in Palestinian village; US condemns terror attack, settler reprisals.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TO
State Department condemns attack in which Israeli Evyatar Borovsky stabbed to death by Palestinian terrorist in West Bank.
Settlers clash with soldiers and Palestinians in separate incidents near
Yitzhar, West Bank home of slain 31-year-old Evyatar Borovsky.
By BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TOVAH LAZAROFF
Palestinian detainee on the run after escaping from Border Patrol officers; detainee is not a security prisoner.
Permanent deployment follows release of police figures indicating sharp rise in crime among African migrant population in district.
Nine-months pregnant Miryam Tager describes surprise house demolition by IDF, Border Police.
Three men apprehended at West Bank junction; police seize explosives, pistol and knife.
Officers seen abusing what appears to be mentally disabled man in 2009 video presented as evidence in trial against 4 officers.
"You just have to stick to your story," says undercover cop about experiences during 8-month operation.
Unedited video of incident in which female Border Police officer killed a 17-yr-old Palestinian brings new details to light.
Police say after cab driver denied entry to police station, he ran over Border Police officer; suspect: "I went crazy."
By JPOST.COM STAFF AND BEN HARTMAN
The protest turned violent after the crowd obstructed traffic and resisted police orders to keep off the roads.
By AVIVA LOEB,JACOB GOLDSTEIN,LIA KAMANA
In the wake of the protest, the Israel Police twitter account published a tweet claiming the protesters were blocking streets and throwing stones.
By AHMED MASWADEH
I don’t want to live in fear, and seeing soldiers with guns creates fear; I don’t want to feel like I’m living in an open prison, and I don’t want to leave or move from my house.
By YARA DOWANI
A rabbi’s response to countering the call to boycott Israel.
By YER SHACHAR
This is the second part of the draft that I presented to the Israeli, Palestinian and American negotiators in January 2014.
By GERSHON BASKIN
A theme which has arisen time and again in our column is the harm caused abroad by Israel’s media.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK